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Zukor, Adolph 1873-1976

Works: 412 works in 669 publications in 3 languages and 15,285 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Fiction  Epic films  Bible films  Silent films  Horror films  Western films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Attributed name, pre
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Adolph Zukor
Wings by William A Wellman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1927 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two men who have gone to war and the girl they both leave behind
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biblical story of Moses. He left a life of comfort at the pharaoh's court to lead his people, the Jews, out of slavery and back to their homeland. Along the way, he received the ten commandments
The Marx Brothers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monkey business: While stowing away on a ship to America, the boys get involuntarily pressed into service as toughs for a pair of feuding gangsters
Make way for tomorrow( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 'enormously moving Depression-era depiction of the frustrations of family, aging, and the generation gap' [-- Container], an elderly couple must move in with their adult children when they lose their home
The scarlet empress by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

10 editions published between 1934 and 2001 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine, a German princess, married the Grand Duke Peter, the heir to the Russian throne. Because of his madness, she was able to seize the throne and become known as Catherine the Great
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by John S Robertson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London doctor finds a drug that allows him to separate the evil side of his personality from the good
Marlene Dietrich the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
Horse feathers by Marx Brothers( Visual )

5 editions published between 1932 and 2004 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parody of college life with the fun-loving president of Huxley College wooing a floozie who is secretly trying to rig the big football game between Huxley and archrival Darwin U
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypt, 48 B.C. Cleopatra is facing palace revolt in her kingdom. She decides to embrace the arrival of Julius Caesar as a way of solidifying her power under Roman rule. When Caesar is led astray by Cleopatra and is killed, she transfers her affections to Marc Antony. She does all that she can to dazzle Marc on a barge fit for a king. But her trick may not work this time around. A web of royal deception and betrayal
Grass a nation's battle for life( Visual )

8 editions published between 1925 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Récit documentaire tourné en 1924 par les explorateurs Cooper et Shoedsack avec la journaliste Marguerite Harrison, de la migration (48 jours) deux fois l'an des tribus du peuple Bakhtiari de Perse (Iran) comprenant 50,000 personnes et 500,000 d'animaux. Cette migration pénible et périlleuse a pour but de conduire les animaux (chevaux, vaches, chèvres et moutons) vers des pâturages d'une vallée de la montagne Zardeh Kuh. Les moments les plus difficiles sont la traversée de la rivière Karun avec des radeaux faits d'outres gonflées d'air et l'ascension (12,000 pieds) de la passe de la montagne Zardeh Kuh. Film sonorisé récemment avec des musiques traditionnelles persanes
Mae West the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mae West had an inexhaustibly playful interest in language, and a rare, sometimes perplexing, and even lofty wit, spiced by low-down slang. Well before the second wave of feminism, she wrote all her own material, insisted on total control of her work, and was wildly popular for a short time, right before the Production Code lowered the boom on adult attitudes being expressed in films. She made only 12 movies, but three are first-rate, and these were enough to seal her fame and launch a legend. In her first film appearance, "Night after night," a successful ex-boxer buys a high-class speakeasy and falls for a rich society girl. As the bold Tira in "I'm no angel," she works as a dancing beauty and lion tamer at a fair. For "Goin' to town," West goes Western. Cleo Borden is a former dance hall queen who has become newly rich. She falls for--and pursues--an upper crust Englishman. This is followed by "Go west young man," where she plays Mavis Arden, a movie star stranded in the country. To stifle her boredom, she trifles with a young man's affections. "My little chickadee" pairs West with a legend of similar stature, W.C. Fields. As Flower Belle Lee, she is rightly suspected of illicit relations with the Masked Bandit, and run out of Little Bend. Surprisingly, things change very little when she arrives in Greasewood City to start over
The plainsman by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This stylish western skillfully interweaves classic real-life old west legends like Wild Bill Hickok, Calamity Jane, Buffalo Bill Cody, George Armstrong Custer and Abraham Lincoln into a stunning tale as vast as the wild frontier itself
Shirley Temple( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now and Forever: Shirley Temple stars as a little rich girl whose father, a jewel thief, comes to claim her from his late wife's relatives
Easy living( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mary Smith is a poor working girl who literally has a fortune dropped in her lap when a wealthy financier tosses a sable coat out a window and it lands on her. Everyone automatically assumes she's his mistress, and soon her fairytale-like rags-to-riches lifestyle threatens a very real romance with an inept waiter"--Container
Applause by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

8 editions published between 1929 and 2003 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A backstage musical that tells the story of Kitty Darling, a fading burlesque star who tries to save her convent-educated daughter April from following in Mom's footsteps
Little Miss Marker by Prod Co: Paramount Productions/ B. P. Schulberg( Visual )

2 editions published between 1934 and 1996 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shirley Temple melts the hearts of a gang of hardened gamblers when she is left as an IOU or "marker" for debt
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horror film about the cultured Dr. Jekyll who, as the result of an experiment he's conducted on himself, can change into the hideous Mr. Hyde
Peter Pan by Herbert Brenon( Visual )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Betty Bronson stars as Peter Pan, the boy who never grew up, who charms Wendy and her brothers to fly with him to Never Never Land. On this island of dreams and magic, they struggle to rescue the Lost Boys from Captain Hook and his band of pirates, encountering along the way the delightful fairy Tinkerbell, a man-eating crocodile, and a band of valiant Indians"--Container
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
3 silent classics by Josef von Sternberg( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vienna-born, New York-raised Josef von Sternberg directed some of the most influential, stylish dramas ever to come out of Hollywood. Though best known for his star-making collaborations with Marlene Dietrich, von Sternberg began his career during the final years of the silent era, dazzling audiences and critics with his film's dark visions and innovative cinematography. The titles in this collection, made on the cusp of the sound age, are three of von Sternberg's greatest works, gritty evocations of gangster life (Underworld), the Russian Revolution (The Last Command), and working-class desperation (The Docks of New York) made into shadowy movie spectacle. Criterion is proud to present these long unavailable classics of American cinema, each with two musical scores."--Container
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The ten commandments
Alternative Names
Adolf Zukor magyar szrmazs amerikai filmproducer

Adolph Zukor

Adolph Zukor producteur de films amricaine

Adolph Zukor produttore cinematografico ungherese

Adolph Zukor US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Zukor, Adolf 1873-1976

Адольф Цукор

Цукор, Адольф

آدولف زوکور تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

English (128)

French (7)

Spanish (2)

The scarlet empressMarlene Dietrich the glamour collectionHorse feathersMae West the glamour collectionThe plainsmanShirley TempleCarole Lombard : the glamour collection